Applications Programmer / Analyst III

Arlington, VA
Dec 07, 2018
Dec 10, 2018
Full Time
Responsibilities: Joint Engineering Teams - Sustainment (JETS) will provide USCIS with Agile development and maintenance capability to sustain their IT systems. JETS will supply Agile development teams to participate in IT maintenance efforts, to include activities necessary for sustaining previously developed systems and applications using Lean processes. The Contractor will be part of an ecosystem participating with federal employees and other contractors in a team-based scaled Agile approach to deliver mission value frequently, cost-effectively, responsively, and with high quality. The Applications Developer (AD) designs, develops, enhances, debugs, and implements software for the JETS program. The AD works on an agile team to research, test, build, and coordinate the conversion and/or integration of new products based on client requirements. The AD will also be responsible for contributing to an agile process through story development, backlog grooming, and responses to ad-hoc customer priorities. Responsibilities: Designs, develops, enhances, debugs, and implements software. Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications. Researches, tests, builds, and coordinates the conversion and/or integration of new products based on client requirements. Analyzes user needs, develops user stories and decomposes to software solutions. Designs and develops new software products or major enhancements to existing software. Evaluates effectiveness. Addresses problems of systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platforms. Performs feasibility analysis on potential future projects to management. Assists in the evaluation and recommendation of application software packages, application integration and testing tools. Resolves problems with software and provides analysis to enhance the applications and architecture. Acts as team leader on projects. Creates, modifies, and tests code, forms, and script that allow computer applications to run. Conducts trial runs of programs and software applications to be sure they will produce the desired information and that the instructions are correct. Performs or directs revisions, repairs, or expansion of existing programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements. Performs systems analysis and programming tasks to maintain and control the use of computer systems software as a systems programmer. May develop and write computer programs to store, locate, and retrieve specific documents, data, and information. Performs as part of an agile team, utilizing Kanban and Scrum best practices. Collaborates frequently with other team members. Qualifications: Required Qualifications: 5+ years of relevant software development experience, with a Bachelor's in Computer Science, Engineering or other Technical degree preferred Experience in the following technologies and tools: C#/.Net Demonstrated ability to explain technical issues clearly/accurately to technical/non-technical audiences Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team with adjusting priorities and deadlines Desired Skills: Java/AWS and/or microservice web technologies Oracle/SQL experience Experience with DevOps and CI/CD technologies HTML 5 Bootstrap Spring/Springboot Linux GitHub, JIRA experience Experience working in an Agile team, scrum master role Experience in Model - View - Presenter or Model - View - Controller design patterns

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